About Alzitin 5mg
Alzitin 5mg is used for the treatment of moderate to severe dementia (confusion) associated with Alzheimer’s disease. It cannot cure the disease but it can help the affected person by improving his awareness, memory, and ability to perform different types of routine functions. It works on the substance glutamate in our brain by acting as an NMDA receptor antagonist, which may help in the reduction of the symptoms related to Alzheimer’s disease.
You should refrain from taking Alzitin 5mg if you have any kind of allergy to it or any ingredient used in it. You should also consult your doctor before taking it if you are pregnant, plan on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding, taking any herbal preparations, supplements or any other medications, have or had seizures, kidney problems, liver or bladder problems, or any urinary tract infection.
Alzitin 5mg do not have any major side effects but some common side effects you may experience after taking it are vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, dizziness, insomnia, headache, costipation, cystitis, drowsiness, hallucinations, and increased libido. If any of these effects continue for prolonged periods or becomes bothersome then you should see a doctor immediately.
Alzitin 5mg is available as liquid solutions and as capsules to be taken orally. The initial recommended dosage is 2.5ml or 5mg once a day for a week. After that, the dose should be increased by 2.5ml or 5mg every week until it comes to 10ml or 20mg per day, beyond which you should not increase the dose any further. Also, from the second week, as you start increasing the dosage it should be taken twice a day in equal amounts.
Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. The effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Psychiatrist before using this medicine.
What are the uses of Alzitin 5mg
- Alzheimer’s Disease
What are the side effects of Alzitin 5mg?
What are the dosage instructions?
- Are there any missed dose instructions? If you miss a dose of Alzitin 5mg, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.